The KEYW Holding Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:KEYW)

About The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)

The KEYW Holding Corporation logoThe KeyW Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a provider of engineering and technology solutions to support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of the Intelligence, cyber and counterterrorism communities missions. It operates through Government Solutions segment. Its solutions are designed to meet the needs of agile intelligence and the United States government national security priorities through a range of cyber operations and training, geospatial intelligence, cloud and data analytics, engineering, and intelligence analysis and operations offerings. Its Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance solution suite is deployed from a sensor delivery platform. It includes products, including electro-optical, hyperspectral and synthetic aperture radar sensors, and other products that it manufactures and integrates with hardware and software to meet evolving intelligence mission requirements.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Security & Transactions Services
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:KEYW
  • CUSIP: 49372310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $380 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,032,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $7.52
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.49
  • 52 Week Range: $6.18 - $13.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.70
  • P/E Growth: -1.13
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $333.35 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.14
  • Book Value: $6.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.27
  • EBITDA: $22.16 million
  • Net Margins: -6.39%
  • Return on Equity: -1.61%
  • Return on Assets: -0.82%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.87%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.21%
  • Average Volume: 411,720 shs.
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Short Ratio: 50.39

Frequently Asked Questions for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)

What is The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock symbol?

The KEYW Holding Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KEYW."

How were The KEYW Holding Corporation's earnings last quarter?

The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $124.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $120.06 million. The KEYW Holding Corporation had a negative return on equity of 1.61% and a negative net margin of 6.39%. The business's revenue was up 69.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.01) earnings per share. View The KEYW Holding Corporation's Earnings History.

When will The KEYW Holding Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

The KEYW Holding Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for The KEYW Holding Corporation.

Where is The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock going? Where will The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect The KEYW Holding Corporation's share price to reach $12.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for The KEYW Holding Corporation.

What are analysts saying about The KEYW Holding Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about The KEYW Holding Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "KEYW Corporation with its subsidiaries is engaged in providing mission-critical cyber security and cyber superiority solutions to defense, intelligence and national security agencies. Its solutions, services and products support the collection, processing, analysis, and use of intelligence data and information in the domain of cyberspace. The Company provides a full range of engineering services as well as fully integrated platforms that support the entire intelligence process. Its platform includes products that it manufactures, as well as hardware and software that the Company integrates using its engineering services. Its current customers include the National Security Agency (NSA), other intelligence agencies, the Department of Defense (including major agencies and branches within the Department of Defense) and other federal defense and law enforcement agencies. KEYW Corporation is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland. " (8/11/2017)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "KEYW has $2 billion in proposals outstanding and another $2 billion expected to be submitted; management expects at least $500 million in awards of new business during the remainder of 2017." (5/4/2017)

Who are some of The KEYW Holding Corporation's key competitors?

Who are The KEYW Holding Corporation's key executives?

The KEYW Holding Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William J. Weber, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Michael J. Alber, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • John Sutton, Chief Operating Officer
  • Michele Cook, Executive Vice President - Business Development
  • Kirk Herdman, Executive Vice President - Corporate Strategy and Business Development
  • Bruce Potter, Chief Technology Officer
  • Marion P Ruzecki, Chief People Officer
  • Caroline S. Pisano, Lead Independent Director
  • John C. Inglis, Director
  • Leonard E. Moodispaw, Director

Who owns The KEYW Holding Corporation stock?

The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include ETF MANAGERS GROUP, LLC (5.08%) and ETF MANAGERS GROUP, LLC (4.95%). Company insiders that own The KEYW Holding Corporation stock include Caroline S Pisano, Kimberly Dechello, Mark Anthony Willard and Mark W Sopp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The KEYW Holding Corporation.

How do I buy The KEYW Holding Corporation stock?

Shares of The KEYW Holding Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is The KEYW Holding Corporation's stock price today?

One share of The KEYW Holding Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.75.

MarketBeat Community Rating for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ KEYW)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  155 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  328
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about The KEYW Holding Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (54.84% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Price Target History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Analysts' Ratings History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2017Drexel HamiltonUpgradeHold -> Buy$10.00HighView Rating Details
8/11/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingHold -> HoldHighView Rating Details
8/10/2017Maxim GroupSet Price TargetBuy$13.00HighView Rating Details
2/15/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$12.00N/AView Rating Details
12/21/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$12.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/25/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingHold$7.00N/AView Rating Details
11/18/2015Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingIn-Line$7.00 -> $6.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Earnings by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Earnings History by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ KEYW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017$0.03N/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q2 2017($0.04)($0.02)$120.06 million$124.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2017Q4 2016($0.01)($0.08)$72.30 million$68.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.06$0.09$75.11 million$72.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216$0.02($0.01)$72.79 million$73.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1($0.05)$0.05$73.54 million$73.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415($0.14)($0.12)$76.31 million$75.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($0.11)($0.20)$82.91 million$81.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q2($0.11)($0.17)$78.26 million$75.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.10)($0.16)$74.80 million$71.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414($0.06)($0.13)$77.34 million$73.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314($0.03)($0.03)$76.20 million$79.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214($0.03)($0.05)$72.90 million$72.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.06)($0.08)$65.08 million$63.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413($0.04)($0.01)$72.19 million$68.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313($0.05)($0.15)$78.67 million$73.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013($0.04)($0.06)$80.06 million$78.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013($0.04)($0.06)$75.22 million$77.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.02$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.05$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.05$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2011$0.01$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.17
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.29
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.01$0.03$0.02
Q2 20172($0.10)($0.02)($0.06)
Q3 20172$0.04$0.08$0.06
Q4 20172$0.09$0.20$0.15
Q1 20182($0.01)$0.09$0.04
Q2 20182$0.04$0.10$0.07
Q3 20182$0.08$0.11$0.10
Q4 20182$0.06$0.11$0.09
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.62%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/11/2017Mark W SoppDirectorBuy20,000$8.29$165,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Kimberly DechelloCAOSell4,505$10.14$45,680.70View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Mark Anthony WillardVPSell4,555$10.14$46,187.70View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Mark W SoppDirectorBuy20,000$8.84$176,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2016Caroline S PisanoDirectorSell28,702$8.71$249,994.42View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016Caroline S PisanoDirectorSell34,511$7.24$249,859.64View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Kimberly DechelloCAOSell13,751$4.33$59,541.83View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Mark Anthony WillardVPSell13,635$4.34$59,175.90View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Kimberly DechelloCAOSell3,879$9.14$35,454.06View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Mark Anthony WillardVPSell2,766$9.10$25,170.60View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Leonard E MoodispawCEOBuy15,000$10.01$150,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Leonard MoodispawCEOBuy15,000$10.87$163,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Chris FeddeEVPBuy2,000$10.76$21,520.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Leonard MoodispawCEOBuy10,000$10.51$105,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Leonard MoodispawCEOBuy10,000$11.17$111,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Mark Anthony WillardVPSell20,000$20.50$410,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013John Erwin Krobath IICFOBuy5,000$11.37$56,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Leonard MoodispawCEOBuy10,000$11.50$115,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2012John G HannonDirectorSell10,770$12.77$137,532.90View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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